| Dec 7, 2011
| 7:00 PM
After weeks of waiting, Orioles manager Buck Showalter ultimately landed the third base coach he wanted.
On Wednesday, in an otherwise uneventful afternoon at the winter meetings, the Orioles announced they had completed their 2012 coaching staff, adding...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 11:42 AM
Steve Ruiz recalls it clearly, shopping in a sporting goods store with his son, Jett, and another 13-year-old who played on Jett's baseball team.
Jett rushed down the aisles, handling the bats and gloves. But his friend hung back.
Ruiz approached the...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 4:14 PM
He was expected to be a key member of the cavalry, the group of young pitchers who were supposed to lead the Orioles back to prominence, or, at the least, to relevance in the American League East.
Some baseball pundits that believed right-hander Chris...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 9:03 AM
There’s been a whole lot of speculation on what the Orioles are going to do with Adam Jones this offseason.
The 26-year-old former Gold Glove center fielder and 2009 All Star is under the Orioles’ control for two more years. He has emerged as...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 9:04 PM
Rookie pitcher Blake Beavan dueled with Red Sox ace Josh Beckett for seven innings, and the Mariners got a home run from fellow rookie Mike Carp on Saturday, but it wasn't enough to keep Seattle from suffering a franchise record-tying 14th straight loss....
| Jul 29, 2011
| 10:38 PM
If there were scouts at Safeco Field to watch Erik Bedard on Friday, they didn't catch him on his best night.
Bedard has been impressive this season, and as a left-hander who is under a one-year contract, he's been the topic of trade rumors as Sunday'...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 5:28 PM
Looking to beef up their offensive potential, the Mariners on Saturday traded right-handed starter Doug Fister and reliever David Pauley to the Tigers for outfielder Casper Wells, left-handed pitcher Charlie Furbush, third-base prospect Francisco Martinez...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 3:44 PM
The Mariners landed two young power bats on Sunday in exchange for veteran left-handed starter Erik Bedard, who was dealt to the Red Sox in a three-way deal that also involved the Dodgers.
Seattle sent Bedard and right-handed Minor League reliever Josh...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 10:08 PM
Maybe it was all the Trade Deadline commotion just before first pitch, or perhaps it was the second consecutive day game at home.
For whatever reason, the Mariners came out sluggish with their gloves Sunday afternoon, committing two errors in the game'...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 6:15 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.
Running it back:
| Aug 1, 2011
| 10:36 PM
Some in the Mariners organization compare rookie Blake Beavan to the just-traded Doug Fister, as both are 6-foot-8 right-handers who rely more on excellent command than raw power.
But Beavan had something Fister rarely enjoyed Monday, some welcome run...